Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Scaled Agile Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scaled Agile Framework over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 96 90
Rank change year-on-year +24 -6 -
Permanent jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework 19 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.00% 0.27% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 0.30% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 4
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% -23.33% -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% - -23.33%

Scaled Agile Framework is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 807 1,004 888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 84.86% 90.94% 83.38%
Number of salaries quoted 711 818 757
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% -3.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,300 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Scaled Agile Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Scaled Agile Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Scaled Agile Framework in Watford

Scaled Agile Framework
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework in Watford.

Salary trend for Scaled Agile Framework in Watford

Scaled Agile Framework
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework in Watford over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Scaled Agile Framework in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing Scaled Agile Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Scaled Agile Framework.

1 19 (100.00%) Migration
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 17 (89.47%) SC Cleared
2 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
3 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 13 (68.42%) JIRA
5 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
5 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
5 12 (63.16%) TDD
5 12 (63.16%) BDD
6 8 (42.11%) Data Modelling
6 8 (42.11%) Zephyr
6 8 (42.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
7 6 (31.58%) C#
7 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (26.32%) ETL
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Project Management
8 5 (26.32%) Time Management
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (21.05%) Scenario Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (21.05%) Reference Data

Scaled Agile Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) JIRA
2 8 (42.11%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum Master
2 5 (26.32%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Data Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Data Migration Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Data Migration Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Data Migration Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Data Migration Test Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Data Migration Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Migration Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Migration Manager
3 4 (21.05%) QA Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) QA Tester
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Manager
3 4 (21.05%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) ODBC
1 4 (21.05%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Reference Data
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 19 (100.00%) Migration
2 12 (63.16%) BDD
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
2 12 (63.16%) Test Automation
3 8 (42.11%) Data Modelling
4 5 (26.32%) ETL
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Time Management
5 4 (21.05%) Data Mapping
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (21.05%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
5 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
6 3 (15.79%) Database Tuning
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) SC Cleared
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
2 8 (42.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (10.53%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Data Quality
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Talend